Our Child Care range of online training courses are expertly designed to support you in learning about all aspects of child care and protection.
If you would prefer to have access to the tutor, we also offer classroom-based courses (at our venue or yours) or distance learning options. For more information, check the tabs above or click the link to Contact Us
Autism Awareness: £25
This course will provide you with an understanding of what Autism is and how it affects a child's daily life. It will touch on what factors contribute towards a child developing Autism as well as some of the typical behaviours associated with it and how to can provide effective support for those with the condition. It also discusses what happens during the diagnosis process, some of the intervention methods that can help manage the condition and suggests some simple adaptations you can make to improve a child with autism's day to day life.
Epilepsy Awareness: £25
This course will give you an overview of Epilepsy. It lists the methods of diagnosis, what a seizure is and how the brain can be affected. It will introduce some possible seizure triggers and describe what to do when someone has a seizure. It will also discuss some of the treatments offered to people with Epilepsy and provide practical advice on what you can do if you witness someone having a seizure.
Introduction to Early Years Foundation Stage: £25
This course aims to provide a gentle introduction to the expectations of the Early Years Foundation Stage and it can also act as a refresher for those wanting to update their knowledge. It will introduce you to some of the key documents and legislation that relate to Early Years providers, the process for registering with Ofsted, and the various policies and procedures that need to be in place. It also covers learning and development requirements, how to observe and assess the progress of children in your care, and the safeguarding and welfare requirements laid out in the EYFS Framework.
Paediatric First Aid: £35
The aim of this course is to equip you with the theoretical knowledge, skills and confidence you need to deal with paediatric first aid situations. It covers all of the key topics including: emergency planning, assessing a situation, basic Life Support, CPR, shock, fractures, bleeding and a range of other minor illness and injuries. Please be aware that having a theoretical knowledge on its own is not enough to be considered competent in paediatric first aid and practical demonstration in some areas is required to complete this training. Please contact us to arrange this.
Positive Handling in Schools: £25
This course will start by looking at some examples and statistics which highlight the seriousness and extent of aggressive pupil behaviour, it will then go on to explain how you can identify the stages of aggression and provide some tips on how you could de-escalate a pupil before they lash out. It also looks at where the law stands on this subject and finally best practice theory should you ever need to restrain a pupil.
Safeguarding Children: £25
Safeguarding is a term that describes the work and processes undertaken to minimise and manage the risks involved with vulnerable children. During this training video you will hear many facts, figures and details surrounding the risk to children, the types of abuse suffered, how to recognise the signs of abuse and key safeguarding legislations put in place to minimise the abuse of children.